ERP for ETO Manufacturing: Features to Look For

Filling customer orders as they come through and never sitting on extra supply is stressful; what if you don’t get your supplies on time, what if your order it incorrect? There are so many things that could go wrong. That is exactly why you need to have confidence in your business systems and utilize ERP for ETO manufacturing. You have a lot on your plate and everything is complex; honestly I am not jealous of you in the least- I couldn’t handle that kind of pressure!

Manufacturing, material planning, engineering changes, cost allocation, lead times, etc. everything is complex in an ETO manufacturing company; not to mention the critical relationships you need to manage with suppliers. Standard ERP software just isn’t going to cut it. And you probably know that.

What you may not know is what to look for in ERP for ETO that will give you the flexibility and functionality that you require.

Some Important features to look for in ERP for ETO Manufacturing:

  • Integration with other systems
  • Informed decision making capabilities
  • Warning and alert systems
  • Enhanced inventory control
  • Capacity planning
  • Vendor management capabilities
  • Engineering change management
  • Due date and milestone insight

Those are just some of the basics to get you thinking, there is much more than that. This virtual tour takes you further into the above features and more for ERP for ETO manufacturing.

 

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